Google announced the new smartphone "Pixel 4a" on August 4th. The price is 42,900 yen including tax, reservation will start on August 14, and sales will start on August 20. The carrier is only Softbank, and NTT Docomo, which handled the previous model "Pixel 3a", has left. In addition, SIM free version is also available in Google storeSaleTo do.
▽ Pixel 4a is a model located in the low-priced version of the company's smartphone "Pixel 4". Although it is a low-priced version, it has sufficient specifications such as Snapdragon 730G, RAM 6GB, and storage 128GB. The Pixel 4 has a 5.8-inch flexible OLED display [FHD+] with improved screen occupancy, a stereo speaker, two microphones, a 3.5mm audio jack, and an eSIM.
Despite being a low-priced version, it uses Snapdragon 730G, 6GB RAM, 128GB storage, 5.8-inch OLED display
The camera that is a squirrel of the Pixel series has also been enhanced from Pixel 3a, and it has the same sensor as Pixel 4 and a 12-megapixel main camera with the same lens. In addition to portrait mode and night view mode compatible with starry sky photography, Live HDR+, dual exposure compensation, and other functions similar to those of higher-end models are built-in. The telephoto camera is not installed, but the super-resolution zoom installed in Pixel 4 can be used. The in-camera is 8 million pixels and has an area of 84 degrees [equivalent to 24 mm for 35 mm].
Super-resolution zoom that enhances telephoto performance with a single camera
Portrait mode is also alive
As with Pixel 4, night view mode supports starry sky photography. By combining 16 images taken with a shutter for 15 seconds, you can shoot a star
A biometric authentication adopts a fingerprint sensor. Although "Motion Sense" using the small radar "Soli" mounted on the Pixel 4 was not installed from the viewpoint of cost, the fingerprint sensor is more convenient when wearing a mask and many users Will be supported by. In addition, the security chip "Titan M" is installed, and OS and security updates for 3 years are guaranteed.
Equipped with a fingerprint sensor on the back. The picture is a genuine fabric case [5280 yen including tax]
Models for Japan continue to support "Osaifu-Keitai" after Pixel 3a. In addition to Suica and PASMO, you can use electronic money such as iD, QuicPay, Rakuten Edy, and nanaco. In addition, the body size that adopted a polycarbonate unibody is 144 mm × 69.4 mm × 8.2 mm. It is equipped with a 3140mAh battery, and is also equipped with an "adaptive battery" that AI predicts frequently used apps to reduce power consumption. The USB-C port supports 18W fast charging.
Compatible with "Osaifu-Keitai"
The Google Assistant has also been enhanced, and is equipped with a "Reply in Talk Function" that allows the assistant to speak to LINE and WhatsApp. In addition, as a benefit of Pixel 4a, "YouTube Premium" that does not display advertisements and "Google One" subscription service that improves Google services such as adding data capacity of Google Drive will be available for free for 3 months.
Newly implemented "talk reply function" that returns LINE and WhatsApp talks only by instructing Google Assistant
Google has released the Pixel 4a, along with a completely wireless earphonePixel BudsAlso announced the introduction in Japan. Furthermore, in the fall of 2020, we will introduce the 5G-compatible Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5GAnnouncementdoing.